Posts Tagged ‘typeface’

Weekend Hot Links

Friday, September 16th, 2016

Happy Friday! Might we suggest recent art, design, and culture goodies shared by the SVACE faculty and community?

Image via Cosmopolitan

Image via Cosmopolitan

Cartooning Champion (Cosmopolitan): SVA alum Raina Telgemeier makes comics that kids can relate to. (via SVA MFA Visual Narrative)

Her Type (Fast Co. Design): How a countercultural typeface was refreshed for HRC’s campaign. (via Kevin Brainard)

Dahl’s Faces (The New Yorker): Roald Dahl, the children’s-book author of Willy Wonka, would be 100 this week. (via SVA MFA Visual Narrative)

Cat Cavern (Adweek): Cats claw back ad space in a London subway station. (via Mark Burk)

Reading Rainbows (Mother Jones): Can the industry diversify children’s books? (via SVA MFA Visual Narrative)

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Friday Hot Links

Friday, July 24th, 2015

Happy Friday! We want to share some interesting articles and stories shared online by the SVACE faculty and community.


The GIF genius of a blind artist (Alfalfa Studio): Blind artist George Redhawk uses special software to create these surreal animated images. (via Rafael Esquer)

Self-censoring typeface (It’s Nice That): Designer Emile Kozole designs a typeface that automatically strikes through NSA “spook words.” (via Kevin Brainard)

YouTube vs. Periscope (Social Media Today): On the moral hazard of apps capitulating to vertical video violators. (via Mark Burk)

And while you’re here, be sure to check out the SVA MFA Illustration 30th Anniversary documentary, featuring SVACE faculty member Viktor Koen!



Friday Hot Links

Friday, July 17th, 2015

Happy Friday! We want to share some interesting articles and stories recommended from the SVACE faculty and community.

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NASA + Instagram get Plutonic (WIRED): NASA’s Pluto photo on Instagram appears to be the first time the space agency has given a social media company first dibs.  (via Kevin Brainard)

Williamsburg air won’t fly (Vice): Harsh penalty for Dan Ozzi, who offered 11211 air on eBay. (via John J. Custer)

Trump plug (The Guardian): Artist Fernando Sosa 3D prints a way to muffle Donald Trump. (via Rami Moghadam)

Kanye font costs $50K (PSFK): Designer Tyler Finck aims to sell his custom typeface, Yeezy Display, to rap titan Kanye West. (via Jon Newman/DDNS Studio)